Jeffrey Bryant Napier

August 10, 1967August 5, 2019

Jeffrey Bryant Napier, 51, of Raleigh, passed away unexpectedly on August 5, 2019.

Jeff attended NC State University and Wake Tech. He worked at NC DOT and later at surveying/engineering firms. He was a member of Hayes Barton Baptist Church in Raleigh, and attended Christ Baptist Church with his family. He was a member of The Raleigh Boychoir for many years, performing at the White House for Mrs. Reagan. His favorite past-time was golf, basketball, and coaching softball. Every Friday, Jeff took time off from work to go have lunch with his daughter Mia at Leesville Road Elementary School, and spent the rest of the afternoon with her.

He was a life-long resident of Raleigh and is survived by his parents, Jerry and June Napier and much loved and adored daughter, Mia. He is also survived by a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Graveside service are private. Memorial services will be held at Christ Baptist Church, 400 Newton Rd., Raleigh, NC on Sunday, August 11 at 2:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Christ Baptist Church playground fund or Baptist Children’s Home, PO Box 338, Thomasville, NC 27361.


  • Memorial Service Sunday, August 11, 2019


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Adolfo Hernandez

August 15, 2019

Mr. and Mrs. Napier,
Angelina and I are truly sorry for your loss. We would like to offer you our deepest and most sincere condolences. We are praying for you through this difficult time.

Adolfo Hernandez

Danny and Tracy Guffey

August 10, 2019

So sorry June and Jerry. Our prayers are with you all......

Bob Davis

August 8, 2019

Just thinking about you June and family on this day of grieving knowing that everything will work its course and all will be good in the future.

Mark Parzygnat

August 7, 2019

I am so sorry for your and our loss. Knowing Jeff for over 30 years, playing all the sports and working together in our younger years and just talking about our next golf outing, this is truly devastating. Gentle soul who valued his family and friends above all. Thoughts and prayers with you all.
Mark and Kathy Parzygnat

Vickie Holder

August 7, 2019

Mr. and Mrs. Napier,
I worked with Jeff at Kmart, he was one of, as I called them, my Kmart kids. His loss is devastating to us all, who remember, the sweet, funny young man he was. My thoughts and prayers are with you, and his daughter Mia...


Jeremy Edens

August 7, 2019

I'm very sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed playing for Jeff in softball. He was a great person and a pleasure to be around.

Niki and Mike Miller

August 7, 2019

Mr and Mrs. Napier,
My heart is broken. Jeff and I were just texting a few days ago. I can’t imagine what you are going through. Please know that you are not alone!
Niki Miller

Wendy Runyon

August 6, 2019

Mr. And Mrs. Napier,
We are simply devastated. Words just won't come right now.
Steve and Wendy